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Aoraki/ Mt Cook Ultimate

Aoraki/ Mt Cook Ultimate

Enjoy 15% off your scenic flight when you mention KIWITRAVEL on booking. Available for direct bookings via our website. 

Our Signature Mt. Cook Helicopter Tour – this is beyond comparison!

This is it! – if you have dreamt of truly experiencing the ultimate helicopter tour of the Aoraki/Mt. Cook National Park, then this signature helicopter flight will tick every box.

On a clear day you will have the opportunity to see across to both the East & West coastlines of New Zealand’s South Island at the same time!

Highlights:

  • Fly around the summit of New Zealand’s highest mountainAoraki/Mt.Cook
  • Experience a snow landing on the Tasman Glacier
  • See icebergs on the Tasman Terminal Lake
  • View blue ice, hanging glaciers and the world famous West Coast Glaciers of Fox & Franz Josef
  • Coastal Views of New Zealand’s South Island

This helicopter tour is the ultimate way to view the summit of Aoraki/ Mt Cook, New Zealand’s highest peak and the spectacular surrounding National Park scenery.

Then you will experience a snow landing high up on on the Tasman Glacier and stand amongst the “natural silence” of this very special place. View hanging glaciers, spectacular rivers of ice and the other wordly blue of deep ice crevasses. To top it off on a clear day the views of the incredible West Coast and wild Tasman Sea from your seat will provide a “birds eye” view of both sides of the South Island.
Finally you will fly over the carved icebergs of the Tasman Terminal Lake on your return flight before returning to the Heliworks base.
In 55 minutes you will have experienced the Aoraki/Mt Cook National Park at its finest. Life really doesn’t get any better than this!

• Sunscreen
• Sunglasses
• Season appropriate clothing
• Please wear closed toed shoes
• Camera!

Payment

As all flights are totally weather dependent, no payment is taken until the time of your flight. Our preferred method of payment is Cash/Eftpos. We also accept Visa, Mastercard, WeChat and China UnionPay.

Weather

All flights are subject to weather conditions on the day. If we cannot undertake the flight at the time you booked due to our often unpredictable weather conditions, we will make our best efforts to re-schedule your flight.

Cancellation Policy

Standard Scenic flights – if your cancellation is due to unforeseen circumstances and: More than 48 hours notice is given, no payment will be taken from your card. Less than 48 hours notice is given, a 50% payment will be taken from your card. If no notice is given and you do not show up for your flight, 100% payment will be taken from your card.

Exclusive charter/group bookings – we require a 20% deposit to confirm. If bookings are cancelled within 7 days of departure the full fare will be billed. All deposits are deducted from final payments and are not an additional charge. All deposits are NON REFUNDABLE from the time of payment unless a flight is cancelled due to weather conditions on the day.

Credit card details

Your credit card details are required at the time of booking to secure a place on a flight. Just select the card type and fill in your card details; Card Number, Card Expiry Date, and Card Holders Full Name on the booking form. By giving us your Credit Card details you agree for us to take full payment from your credit card in the event you do not show up for your flight and you have not contacted us prior to this time.

Online Security

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New Zealand Applicable Law

This contract is deemed to be made in New Zealand and the law of New Zealand, and of no other country, will apply to all issues relating to the contract or arising out of the contract.

Your booking

All prices listed in our website are ‘share with others’ (SWO) rates. Please understand we may consolidate your flight with other guests if we see fit.

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Pricing and GST

All prices are in New Zealand Dollars and inclusive of 15% GST (Goods and Service Tax). Your card issuer may apply charges for converting currency. These charges are applied by your card issuer, we accept no responsibility for these.

We reserve the right to change our prices. We will not change the price without prior notification. This may only happen in the unlikely event that a typing error has occurred and the price has been displayed incorrectly. In this instance, we reserve the right to withdraw your booking/order and offer at the correct price. Any unlikely occurrences will be dealt with at our discretion.

"This trip was too awesome for words! We were lucky that it snowed in the Mt Cook area the night before we took our flight so there was so much fresh snow on all the surrounding mountains, plus the glacier.

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